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Hospital Corporation of America Named to Computerworld's Annual List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology

... Build a Hospital - Build a Home partnership with habitat for Humanity. Build a Hospital - Build a Home ... Since starting the program, HCA has sponsored 36 habitat for Humanity homes. In 2008, more than 50 HCA ... the country participated in the International habitat for Humanity Build in New Orleans. Caring ...

Endangered Great Ape Finds Safe Haven

... for the protection of bonobos and their precious habitat in the Congo Basin," says Sally Jewell Coxe, ... has inspired other communities in the bonobo habitat who have voluntarily initiated their own projects ... bonobo (Pan paniscus) and its rainforest habitat in the Congo Basin. BCI works with indigenous ...

PR Newswire Provides Grant to Ronald McDonald House and Habitat for Humanity in Cleveland

... House of Cleveland and the Greater Cleveland habitat for Humanity, two non-profit organizations ... House of Cleveland and the Greater Cleveland habitat for Humanity were among the charities selected by ... in two "Build Days" with the Greater Cleveland habitat for Humanity. In the next few weeks, there are ...

HeartSine Portable Defibrillator Donation Brings Added Safety to Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte ReStore Location

... Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) to habitat for Humanity, through Logistics Corporation. ... Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) to habitat for Humanity, through Logistics Corporation, a ... Defibrillator, or PAD, will be installed in habitat for Humanity of Charlotte's ReStore where ...

Habitat for Humanity and WARP Robotics Team Up

... that the company has reached an agreement with habitat for Humanity York County effective 09-02-08 ... delighted at the opportunity of teaming up with habitat for Humanity York County Resale Store to repair ... cost, broken manual and electric wheel chairs for habitat to resell. This will benefit the mission ...

Local Methodists Host West African Choir, South African Leader at Historic Conference

... sewing blankets for AIDS orphans and building habitat for Humanity walls. These walls will be shipped from the Conference site to habitat sites in Houston and added to habitat Homes. Another highlight of the event will be ...

MemorialCare Sponsors Habitat for Humanity Santa Ana Home

... refurbish of a Santa Ana home in conjunction with habitat for Humanity of Orange County. The home will be ... innovation and the pursuit of excellence. habitat for Humanity of Orange County is dedicated to ... are recycled to build more Habitat homes. habitat families contribute 500 hours of "sweat equity" ...

Donation of $15,000 and Hard Work Allows a Family in Need to Move into New Home

... History Of Support For habitat For Humanity Continued By Binson's Home ... ranch home on Detroit's east side as part of a habitat for Humanity effort. Binson's and Northwood also ... and Northwood have been proud supporters of habitat for Humanity for several years running," said Jim ...

Beetles drive groundbreaking conservation project

... of Nature. When populations become isolated or depleted due to loss of habitat or exploitation, the gene pool is reduced which forces inbreeding between ... associated with reproduction. This inbreeding depression then adds to the habitat loss or exploitation problems, further driving a population towards ...

Papua New Guinea declares first national conservation area

... in the surrounding YUS ecosystem. In addition, the forest is critical habitat for Matschie's tree kangaroos, a species listed as Endangered by the IUCN ... ecology and mapped the area with YUS landowners to identify critical habitat areas for preservation. "Creating this conservation area is a step ...

CollaborateMD Becomes a Habitat for Humanity International HopeBuilder

... its list of ongoing charitable contributions. According to their website, habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with ... happy to be a reliable source of funding to help vital organizations like habitat for Humanity plan ahead," commented Douglas Kegler, CollaborateMD ...

Birds communicate reproductive success in song

... University and Trent University in Ontario, Canada. "Finding the right habitat in which to breed is a matter of life and death for most birds," said ... be highly useful in the advent of climate change or other rapidly changing habitat conditions. It's a valuable shortcut. If birds can simply listen to vocal ...

Study garners unique mating photos of wild gorillas

... is listed as Critically Endangered as a result of hunting by humans, habitat destruction, and health threats such as the Ebola virus. The female ... that western gorillas have declined 60 percent in recent years due to habitat loss, illegal hunting, and Ebola hemorrhagic fever. The Wildlife ...

January American Naturalist highlights

... question had never been investigated, partly perhaps because in its native habitat in subtropical western China the tree flowers during the rainy season. To ... approach to incorporate nontrophic interactions, such as pollination and habitat modification, in ecosystem models, which allows them to study the dynamics ...

New Bayer, United Nations Partnership Brings International Environment and Art Competition to Pittsburgh-Area Elementary and Middle Schools

... has transformed a portion of its 258-acre campus to be used as a Wildlife habitat Council Corporate Lands for Learning site. Local elementary school students are led by Bayer and Wildlife habitat Council volunteers in hands-on, inquiry-based environmental learning ...

Bayer Plants Trees With Chartiers Valley Intermediate School Students, Provides Free Environmental Education Materials

... has transformed a portion of its 258-acre campus to be used as a Wildlife habitat Council Corporate Lands for Learning site. Local elementary school students are led by Bayer and Wildlife habitat Council volunteers in hands-on, inquiry-based environmental learning ...

Banco Popular Commits To Make A Difference Day 2007

... the players and buddies to become friends. Volunteers are also supporting habitat for Humanity- a non-profit organization dedicated to providing decent, ... Cancer Walkathon. In South Florida, Banco Popular is partnering with habitat for Humanity as well as Children's Harbor, a home for foster children. ...

Scientists use bed bugs' own chemistry against them

... hidden in wall and floor cracks, moldings or mattresses by day and feed on human or animal blood at night. The researchers created this experimental habitat to see if alarm pheromones would bring bed bugs out of hiding. After the bed bugs stopped moving within the paper, called a harborage, the ...

Lilly to Celebrate Second Annual Global Day of Service May 20

... improvement projects within the city. In addition to KIB, local partners include the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT), Indy Parks, habitat for Humanity of Greater Indianapolis, Boy Scouts of America, United Way of Central Indiana, and Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS). "We've built ...

Subaru of America CMO Tim Mahoney and Restaurateur Stephen Starr to receive ActionAIDS' Friend for Life Award April 30

... production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For additional information visit www.subaru.com . Media Contacts: Nancy Becker or Elana Scheier ...

Marine Corps Launches Inaugural Marine Week in Chicago, May 11-17

... Drum and Bugle Corps at Soldier Field (3:00 P.M. & 7:00 P.M.) Thursday - May 14 Marines volunteer with habitat for Humanity Friday - May 15 Marines at Navy Pier (All Day) Will feature robotics, technology and ...

Making a Difference is as Easy as Dining Out!

... production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For additional information visit www.subaru.com . About Ted Allen, spokesperson for Dining out For Life ...

Three New Trustees Named By March of Dimes Foundation

... event, for several years, and has served as a team leader for Citi. He is also a volunteer for a number of other nonprofit organizations including habitat for Humanity. He has held numerous positions in his 30 year career with Citi and is currently responsible for many of Citi's consumer businesses in ...

Subaru of America Donates New Outback to Aid Ronald McDonald House Families

... production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For additional information visit www.subaru.com . Contact: Heather Ward Subaru of America, ...

Lincoln Park Zoo researcher awarded prestigious conservation biology fellowship

... for conservation over large spatial scales. The framework will be applied to two case studies: allocating monetary resources to develop and maintain habitat for North American waterfowl migration, and allocating resources to protect against reed canary grass invasion. Reed canary grass is a fast-growing ...

What if Oregonians decline to address climate change?

... costs to cope with higher temperatures, higher incidence of climate-associated health problems and deaths, more frequent wildfires and loss of habitat for species vital to the state's economic well being. The report assumes that Oregon, like many other states and countries, will not pursue ...

Ten new amphibian species discovered in Colombia

... rapid landscape transformation, mainly due to selective wood extraction, extensive cattle ranching, illicit crop cultivation, hunting, mining and habitat fragmentation. Between 25 and 30 percent of the natural vegetation of the area is being deforested, especially in the lowlands and alluvial plains. ...

Old-Growth Forests Dying Off in U.S. West

... net sources of carbon dioxide, further speeding up the pace of global warming," he explained. In addition, fewer trees could result in a loss of habitat for animals that depend on old-growth forests, van Mantgem said, and there might also be an increased risk of forest fires, with increasing drought ...

Chemical come-on successfully lures lovesick lampreys to traps

... component, called 3kPZS, was as effective as the pheromone release by males in attracting females over hundreds of meters, and wasn't affected by habitat conditions. "The pheromone is expensive to synthesize," Li said, "but only a very small amount is needed for it to work successfully. It's very ...

BioFit 1Y Takes the Plunge to Fill Undersea Seating Role for NOAA

... in the underwater laboratory during 10-day missions and use saturation diving to study and explore the US coastal ocean. Limited space within the habitat means equipment and furnishings are closely scrutinized for size and functionality. Until recently, a folding plastic step stool served as the ...

Watching water from space could aid disease prevention in China

... the water to some extent. It's part of their lifestyle," Ibaraki said. The researchers plan to share the maps and numerical analyses of snail habitat trends with public health officials in China. They also hope to eventually apply the data-fusion techniques to other areas of the world affected by ...

Pyramid Developers and Dr. Ramsey's Center for Natural Healing Announce Formation of Community Health and Wellness Planning Collaborative.

... Stapp, Managing Member of Pyramid stated "Any wildlife biologist will tell you that the health of a species is directly related to the quality of its habitat so the link between the natural and built environment and the health of residents is significant. Add to this and understanding of socio-cultural ...

State Farm Bayou Classic and KaBOOM! Team Up to Build New Playground in Just One Day

... communities along the Gulf," said State Farm Marketing Vice President Pam El. "We are enthused to work in collaboration with building projects like habitat for Humanity. Likewise, State Farm is proud to sponsor the KaBOOM! playground build for the third year during the State Farm Bayou Classic weekend to ...

Blue Cross Foundation Welcomes New Board Chair and Members

... He has a bachelor's degree in marketing and advertising, and a master's degree in finance from Indiana University, Bloomington. He volunteers for habitat for Humanity, is a volunteer mentor for Menttium and works with the American Heart Association for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota. For ...

Davis Vision, United Way 2-1-1 and the United Auto Workers Team Up to Provide Free Vision Screenings August 25 for Detroit Children

... public service, higher education health care, gaming and other industries. UAW members are active supporters of the United Way, the March of Dimes, habitat for Humanity, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and many other charitable and community activities. About United Way 2-1-1 United Way 2-1-1 is a ...

Red Cross NASCAR Partners Rally to Support Relief Efforts

... http://www.redcross.org or join our blog at http://www.redcrosschat.org . About Lowe's Lowe's is a proud supporter of the American Red Cross, habitat for Humanity International, United Way of America, and the Home Safety Council, in addition to numerous non-profit organizations and programs that ...

Fight Against Breast Cancer Receives Big Boost During Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure(R) With 344 Participants From Binson's, Northwood

... Institute. Binson's also hosts other events or helps support the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the Michigan Parkinson Foundation, Gilda's Club, habitat for Humanity and other organizations. About Binson's Home Health Care Centers: Since 1953, Binson's has provided innovative home health programs ...

Spinal Surgery and Determination Save Lioness

... this usually results in euthanasia. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080528/CLWFNS1 ) Luckily for Olla, the non-profit Big Cat habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary, which rescued her five years ago, is near Dr. Anne Chauvet, a veterinary neurosurgeon and founder of Veterinary Neuro ...

Women Volunteers Celebrate Mother's Day Early by Building Affordable Homes for New York City Families

... an early Mother's Day today by building affordable homes for -- and with -- low-income moms who will own these homes in the future. Sponsored by habitat for Humanity - New York City, the annual Women Build featured all-women crews working together to help solve the city's housing crisis, revitalize a ...

Improving Access to Safe Water, Sanitation, Hygiene Requires Better Decision-Making Tools, Finds Joint Wilson Center-Pacific Institute Report

... at 202-691-4185 or karin.bencala@wilsoncenter.org . The Pacific Institute works to find real-world solutions to problems like water shortages, habitat destruction, global warming, and environmental injustice. A nonpartisan organization based in Oakland, California, it conducts research, publishes ...
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